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Gaza hospitals running out of supplies

Israel's bombardment has left hundreds of thousands in strip without power, water or access to basic medical supplies.

Last updated: 01 Aug 2014 03:13
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Hamas and Israel have agreed to a 72-hour ceasefire beginning on Friday at 05:00 GMT, but that truce cannot come quickly enough for those coping with the consequences of Israel's bombardment of Gaza.  
 
Hospitals are facing a shortage of medical supplies, while hundreds of thousands of people have been left without power or water.

Al Jazeera's Imtiaz Tyab reports from the Shifa Hospital in Gaza City.

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